The Prophet Muhammad
2:35

The Prophet Muhammad

Clip from The Time Compass

Religious studies

5-6
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A brief history of the Prophet Muhammad, his visions and how he founded Islam.

A brief history of the Prophet Muhammad, his visions and how he founded Islam.

The birth of Islam
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The birth of Islam

Clip from The Time Compass

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5-6
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This brief clip introduces when and where Islam began.

This brief clip introduces when and where Islam began.

Hindu aarti ceremony in the Ganges
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Hindu aarti ceremony in the Ganges

Clip from Shaun Micallef's Stairway To Heaven

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Shaun Micallef participates in a Hindu aarti ceremony in the Ganges at Haridwar and reflects on the pollution in the river.

Shaun Micallef participates in a Hindu aarti ceremony in the Ganges at Haridwar and reflects on the pollution in the river.

Consulting a Hindu guru
3:27

Consulting a Hindu guru

Clip from Shaun Micallef's Stairway To Heaven

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Shaun Micallef helps prepare a cave ahead of a meeting with a guru, where they discuss life beyond the cave as an illusion and a single divine consciousness.

Shaun Micallef helps prepare a cave ahead of a meeting with a guru, where they discuss life beyond the cave as an illusion and a single divine consciousness.

Church and state
2:41

Church and state

Clip from Ethics Matters

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11-12
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Tony Coady discusses the reciprocal relationship of church and state on ethical issues.

Tony Coady discusses the reciprocal relationship of church and state on ethical issues.

On the Hindu Kanwar Yatra pilgrimage
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On the Hindu Kanwar Yatra pilgrimage

Clip from Shaun Micallef's Stairway To Heaven

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Shaun Micallef goes on a Kanwar Yatra pilgrimage, where he carries water from the Ganges to a Shiva's temple, a 40km walk away.

Shaun Micallef goes on a Kanwar Yatra pilgrimage, where he carries water from the Ganges to a Shiva's temple, a 40km walk away.

Empire
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Empire

Al Jazeera English May 26, 2013

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Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

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Empire goes to Vatican City to explore the past, present and future of the Roman Catholic Church.

Empire goes to Vatican City to explore the past, present and future of the Roman Catholic Church.

The Real Noah's Ark
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The Real Noah's Ark

SBS August 28, 2016

Religious studies

Modern history

Critical thinking

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The story of Noah's ark and the Great Flood is one of the most iconic and universal stories in all human history; one of the most important stories for three of the world's ...

The story of Noah's ark and the Great Flood is one of the most iconic and universal stories in all human history; one of the most important stories for three of the world's great religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Now, an astonishing recovery is challenging everything thought known about this biblical legend. Dr Irving Finkel, armed with a 4000-year-old tablet, teams up with a group of maritime archaeologists and attempts to build the vessel that inspired the biblical ark.

Across the Sea of Galilee
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Across the Sea of Galilee

7Two April 17, 2016

Religious studies

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

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Take a tour of Israel as the historic peace agreement with the Palestinians is being negotiated. See the daily lives and views of Jews, Palestinians and Christians at this ...

Take a tour of Israel as the historic peace agreement with the Palestinians is being negotiated. See the daily lives and views of Jews, Palestinians and Christians at this time of change. Then, visit the ultra- Orthodox Jews of Jerusalem's Mea Sherim district, traditional fishermen on the Sea of Galilee and a Palestinian family who has lived in the occupied West Bank since 1967. Other highlights include Tel Aviv, the Red Sea resort of Eilat and Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity.

Pagans and Pilgrims
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Pagans and Pilgrims: Trees and Mountains

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 17, 2013

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History

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Ifor visits trees and mountains as a way of understanding the journey Britain undertook from the old Pagan religion to Christianity. His journey starts in Glastonbury, site of ...

Ifor visits trees and mountains as a way of understanding the journey Britain undertook from the old Pagan religion to Christianity. His journey starts in Glastonbury, site of the famous tor and the Thorns, the most holy trees in the country. I

Blessed Mary
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Blessed Mary

The History Channel October 10, 2010

Religious studies

History

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She was the oldest of eight children, born in colonial Melbourne to Scottish parents. Her childhood was difficult, her father a failure at every business he attempted. In the ...

She was the oldest of eight children, born in colonial Melbourne to Scottish parents. Her childhood was difficult, her father a failure at every business he attempted. In the years before children were all sent to school, moderately wealthy families employed governesses. She worked as a governess in rural South Australia. There she met a charismatic priest and discovered her true vocation.

Pope Francis: Road To The Vatican
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Pope Francis: Road To The Vatican

National Geographic March 31, 2013

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What life awaits the new Pope Francis? With rare access inside the Vatican itself, take a closer look at the first Latin American Pope and the future of the Catholic Church.

What life awaits the new Pope Francis? With rare access inside the Vatican itself, take a closer look at the first Latin American Pope and the future of the Catholic Church.

Pagans and Pilgrims
25:29

Pagans and Pilgrims: Ruins

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS October 15, 2013

Religious studies

History

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Presenter and Welsh poet Ifor ap Glyn explores the wealth of Britain's extraordinary holy places on a pilgrimage that spans almost 2,000 years of history. Ifor discovers the ...

Presenter and Welsh poet Ifor ap Glyn explores the wealth of Britain's extraordinary holy places on a pilgrimage that spans almost 2,000 years of history. Ifor discovers the myths and legends of some of Britain's most sacred places. In the first episode, Ifor explores why ruins are among the best-preserved and most-loved holy sites in Britain.

Vatican: Life Within
1:33:56

Vatican: Life Within

National Geographic April 22, 2011

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Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

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Critical thinking

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For the first time, eight Vatican insiders break their silence and talk about their duties in the shadow of the Pope. Their stories, combined with unique images, provide an ...

For the first time, eight Vatican insiders break their silence and talk about their duties in the shadow of the Pope. Their stories, combined with unique images, provide an exclusive insight into the world of the Vatican.

Private Life Of An Easter Masterpiece
50:50

Private Life Of An Easter Masterpiece: Caravaggio: The Taking Of Christ

ABC April 4, 2010

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Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

11-12
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In 1993 the National Gallery of Ireland made a stunning announcement: a lost painting by Caravaggio had been discovered in Dublin. Compass: Private Life Of An Easter ...

In 1993 the National Gallery of Ireland made a stunning announcement: a lost painting by Caravaggio had been discovered in Dublin. Compass: Private Life Of An Easter Masterpiece: The Taking of Christ, tells the story of this lost treasure.

Inside The Vatican
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Inside The Vatican: A Christmas Story

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS July 26, 2010

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Intercultural Understanding

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This video has closed captioning
An exclusive tour behind the forbidding walls of the tiniest state on earth. From the kitchens to the workshops, from the Vatican's fire department to its very own farm, the ...

An exclusive tour behind the forbidding walls of the tiniest state on earth. From the kitchens to the workshops, from the Vatican's fire department to its very own farm, the filmmakers capture the industriousness and cheer of those who work behind the scenes to keep Vatican City running smoothly. This episode looks at Christmas preparations.

Noah's Ark And The Mystery Of The Flood
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Noah's Ark And The Mystery Of The Flood

SBS2 June 28, 2012

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History

Critical thinking

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The story of Noah's Ark has always exercised a strange fascination on people and many have tried to find the remains of the legendary boat. Expeditions have been mounted by ...

The story of Noah's Ark has always exercised a strange fascination on people and many have tried to find the remains of the legendary boat. Expeditions have been mounted by quacks, holy men and scientists. In the 1950s a French explorer, Fernand Navarra, returned from Mount Ararat with a plank he found in a crevasse in a glacier.

Born Again Buddhists
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Born Again Buddhists

ABC2 April 14, 2010

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Personal and social capability

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This video has closed captioning
In the last remaining Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan reincarnation is a way of life, but in recent years more and more children are claiming to be reincarnates forcing the ...

In the last remaining Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan reincarnation is a way of life, but in recent years more and more children are claiming to be reincarnates forcing the Bhutanese government to step in.